Nationalists are using food safety arguments to attack ethnic diversity
Ralph LeonardA worthy piece by @baylenlinnekin on the pitfalls of food nationalism increasingly used by nationalist populist. Not only does it help foster xenophobia and limit choices but it's also a way of gatekeeping culture & erecting boundaries.
Former Asda employee Brian Leach admitted that the post was offensive and he apologised to colleagues who were upset
Ralph LeonardThis is outrageous! You shouldn't be sacked because you shared a joke about religion that some may find "offensive". Are people honestly comfortable with corporations having this kind of power over you because of your speech. Or is it all "freeze peach"? 😒
President Trump and senior White House adviser Stephen Miller appear to have purged the Department of Homeland Security of most internal opposition to their anti-immigrant policies. In doing so, that have removed even those sympathetic to the...
Ralph LeonardIf you are sceptical of the notion that the camps the US is holding migrants in at the Southern border are concerntration camps then read this cool & scholarly essay by @andreapitzer who has written before about the history of concerntration camps.
São Paulo, June 18, 2019--The founder, editor, and other members of the The Intercept Brasil staff said they have received threats on email and social media following their publication of politically sensitive stories this month....
Ralph LeonardGlenn Greenwald, Intercept Brazil staff threatened after publishing corruption investigation